Volkswagen Jetta Sedan Models and Jetta Sedan History

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New and Used Jetta Sedan Prices, Volkswagen Jetta Sedan Model Years and History

The versatile Jetta sedan returns, packed with features and offered with a long list of trim levels and packages for buyers.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 4 / 5
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
Not Available
Consumer Reviews ( 10 )
Braking
 4.8
Fuel Economy
 5.0
Interior Comfort
 4.7
Acceleration
 4.8
Dependability
 4.8
Handling
 4.8
Ride Quality
 4.9
Overall Rating
 4.8

The best-selling midsize Jetta Sedan offers superior German engineering, a long warranty and plenty of amenities that complement a smooth drive.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 2 / 5
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
 3 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 7 )
Braking
 4.6
Fuel Economy
 4.9
Interior Comfort
 4.7
Acceleration
 4.3
Dependability
 4.4
Handling
 5.0
Ride Quality
 4.4
Overall Rating
 4.6

Updated for 2014, the Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is compact car available in standard, diesel, and performance-oriented trims.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 3 / 5
Overall Performance
 3 / 5
Overall Dependability
 3 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 8 )
Braking
 4.6
Fuel Economy
 4.2
Interior Comfort
 4.1
Acceleration
 4.4
Dependability
 4.6
Handling
 4.6
Ride Quality
 4.1
Overall Rating
 4.4

Now offering a 6-way power seat on the SEL and GLI trim levels, the 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is a compact car powered by a standard 2.5-liter inline 5-cylinder engine that produces 170 hp.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 3 / 5
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
 3 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 7 )
Braking
 4.6
Fuel Economy
 4.9
Interior Comfort
 4.6
Acceleration
 4.6
Dependability
 4.9
Handling
 4.7
Ride Quality
 4.4
Overall Rating
 4.7

Largely unchanged for 2012, the Jetta Sedan is a compact car available with touch-screen navigation, multi-function steering wheel, and panoramic sunroof.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 3 / 5
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
 4 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 10 )
Braking
 4.4
Fuel Economy
 4.4
Interior Comfort
 4.4
Acceleration
 3.8
Dependability
 4.5
Handling
 4.5
Ride Quality
 4.3
Overall Rating
 4.2

The 2011 Volkswagen Jetta has been redesigned inside and out with sleek new exterior styling, greater interior room and increased value.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 2 / 5
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
 4 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 6 )
Braking
 3.7
Fuel Economy
 4.2
Interior Comfort
 3.5
Acceleration
 4.0
Dependability
 3.7
Handling
 4.0
Ride Quality
 3.3
Overall Rating
 3.5

A stylish and well-equipped five-passenger compact sedan, the 2010 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan achieves up to 29 mpg on the highway in its least efficient trim or over 40 mpg in its most efficient.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
Not Available
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
 2 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 4 )
Braking
 4.5
Fuel Economy
 5.0
Interior Comfort
 4.5
Acceleration
 4.2
Dependability
 5.0
Handling
 4.5
Ride Quality
 4.2
Overall Rating
 4.5

With a diverse selection of powertrains, the 2009 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is a well-engineered compact offering 16 cubic feet of trunk space.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 3 / 5
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
 2 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 2 )
Braking
 4.5
Fuel Economy
 4.5
Interior Comfort
 4.5
Acceleration
 5.0
Dependability
 4.5
Handling
 4.0
Ride Quality
 4.0
Overall Rating
 5.0

A four-door sedan with seating for five, the 2008 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan has renamed its trim levels to S, SE, and SEL, all of which come standard with an efficient 2.5L four-cylinder engine good for 29 mpg highway.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 3 / 5
Overall Performance
 4 / 5
Overall Dependability
 3 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 5 )
Braking
 4.8
Fuel Economy
 4.0
Interior Comfort
 4.6
Acceleration
 4.6
Dependability
 4.4
Handling
 4.8
Ride Quality
 4.4
Overall Rating
 4.6

A mid-size sedan with seating for five, the 2007 Volkswagen Jetta sedan is stylish and comfortable cruiser that has dropped the TDI diesel from its lineup.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 2 / 5
Overall Performance
 5 / 5
Overall Dependability
 2 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 5 )
Braking
 3.8
Fuel Economy
 4.6
Interior Comfort
 3.6
Acceleration
 4.2
Dependability
 3.0
Handling
 3.8
Ride Quality
 3.2
Overall Rating
 3.4

A mid-size five-passenger sedan, the 2006 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan features a totally new look and is offered with a few engine choices including a TDI turbo diesel capable of 41 mpg on the highway.
J.D. Power Ratings
Overall Quality
 2 / 5
Overall Performance
 5 / 5
Overall Dependability
 2 / 5
Consumer Reviews ( 8 )
Braking
 4.3
Fuel Economy
 4.4
Interior Comfort
 4.4
Acceleration
 4.5
Dependability
 4.4
Handling
 4.6
Ride Quality
 4.4
Overall Rating
 4.5

The 2005 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is a mid-size five-passenger sedan that is heading for a redesign later this year.
Consumer Reviews ( 2 )
Braking
 4.5
Fuel Economy
 4.5
Interior Comfort
 5.0
Acceleration
 5.0
Dependability
 5.0
Handling
 4.5
Ride Quality
 5.0
Overall Rating
 4.5

The 2004 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is a compact four-door with room for up to five passengers, and it comes well-equipped with features such as cruise control and keyless entry.
Consumer Reviews ( 4 )
Braking
 4.5
Fuel Economy
 4.2
Interior Comfort
 4.0
Acceleration
 3.8
Dependability
 3.8
Handling
 4.2
Ride Quality
 4.0
Overall Rating
 4.0

The 2003 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is a mid-size five-passenger car that offers premium amenities and a high quality of interior at an affordable price.
Consumer Reviews ( 3 )
Braking
 4.0
Fuel Economy
 3.0
Interior Comfort
 3.7
Acceleration
 4.0
Dependability
 3.3
Handling
 4.3
Ride Quality
 4.0
Overall Rating
 3.7

The 2002 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is a compact five-passenger sedan available in a wide range of manual and automatic trims - all of which are well-equipped.
Consumer Reviews ( 3 )
Braking
 4.3
Fuel Economy
 4.7
Interior Comfort
 4.3
Acceleration
 4.0
Dependability
 3.3
Handling
 4.0
Ride Quality
 4.0
Overall Rating
 3.7

J.D. Power Rating Legend
Among the Best
5 / 5
Better than Most
4 / 5
About Average
3 / 5
The Rest
2 / 5

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